Albert Parker

Albert Parker


Albert J. Parker

Emeritus Professor

Office: Geog-Geol Bldg, 210 Field Street, Athens, Georgia 30602, B29

Research Interests

Biogeography, Forest Ecology, Vegetation Dynamics, Disturbance Regimes, Environmental History


Selected Publications


Kincaid, J.A. and A. J. Parker, 2008. Structural characteristics and canopy dynamics of Tsuga canadensis in forests of the southern Appalachian Mountains, U.S.A. Plant Ecology 199:265–280. (DOI 10.1007/s11258-008-9431-0) READ MORE

Parker, K.C., J.L. Hamrick, W.C. Hodgson, D.W. Trapnell, A.J. Parker, and R.K. Kuzoff, 2007. Genetic consequences of pre-Columbian cultivation for Agave murpheyi and A. delamateri (Agavaceae) American Journal of Botany 94:1479-1490 READ MORE

Mitchener, L.J. and A.J. Parker, 2005. Climate, lightning, and wildfire in the national forests of the southeastern United States: 1989-1998. Physical Geography 26:147-162. READ MORE

Dobbs, M.M., and A.J. Parker, 2004. Evergreen understory dynamics in Coweeta forest, North Carolina. Physical Geography 25:481-498. READ MORE

Cowell, C.M., and A.J. Parker, 2004. Biogeography in the Annals. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 94:256-268. (Invited for the centenary celebration.) READ MORE

Stallins, J.A., and A.J. Parker, 2003. The influence of complex systems interactions on barrier island dune vegetation pattern and process. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 93:13-29. READ MORE